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How Traveling with Kids Affects Their Education

An increasing number of parents travel with their kids today because they realise the educational value of travelling. Travel ignites their curiosity and expands their horizons.  A travel education is so effective because kids are involved in hands-on learning where they use all of their senses. They experience a wide array of faces, languages, sounds, …

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Treasure Trails – a real life adventure for all the family!

Treasure Trails have been around for a number of years now and my family are huge fans, having tried them in Whitby, Bury (East Lancashire Railway) and Clitheroe long before they were offered to us to review. Aimed at the whole family from age 6 to 106, Treasure Trails involve following a self-guided tour around …

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Moon Landing themed adventures at the National Forest Adventure Farm

Set in the heart of the National Forest, the National Forest Adventure Farm has become one of our family favourites.  Having been lucky enough to be invited to explore their Dinosaur and Pirate themed adventures in the past, and this year, to explore the Moon Landing Maize Maze and Space Adventures. There is so much …

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Serengeti Pioneer Camp, Tanzania | Tanzania Family Adventure Holiday

Our next stop on our Tanzania Family Holiday was Serengeti Pioneer Camp part of the Elewana Collection. Once you arrive into the Serengeti National Park you basically do a game drive in the Serengeti on your way to Serengeti Pioneer Camp as it’s around 2 hours 30 from the gate. On our way across the …

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Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro Tanzania | Tanzania Family Adventure Holiday

The Manor which is part of the Elewana Collection sits high in the Ngorongoro Forest. It’s past the Ngorongoro Crater if you’re driving from the Serengeti towards Arusha, and so we visited the Ngorongoro Crater before arriving at Elewana The Manor in time for dinner. Here’s what we thought. On arrival at Elewana The Manor …

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Why Malawi (not South Africa) should be on your bucket list for 2020!

Why Malawi (not South Africa) should be on your bucket list for 2020! Most people when we told them we were going to Malawi they asked ‘Why?’ And then ‘Where is it?’ Followed swiftly with ‘Is it safe?’ Strange that those questions don’t ever really get asked about a trip to South Africa, where we …

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Tarangire River Camp |Tanzania Family Adventure Holiday

Tarangire River Camp part of the Mbali Mbali group of hotels was our first base in Tanzania. We arrived at lunchtime after an overnight flight and a 5am landing into Kilimangaro, so to say we were exhausted is understating it slightly.  We were collected from the airport by Martin from Ranger Safaris and off we …

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14 Nights in Malawi | Our Malawi Family Holiday with Responsible Safari Company

We spent 14 nights in Malawi over Easter and some of you asked why Malawi, or maybe why a Malawi Family Holiday? What is there in Malawi, why did you chose Malawi as your next adventure destination? Lot of questions as to why? The answer put simply was why not! When you see what a …

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Domwe Island | Lake Malawi Accommodation

We spent two nights at Domwe Island which is 2 kms offshore from Cape Maclear. Domwe Island is a basic but simply stunning island with some incredible views of Lake Malawi.  It’s quirky and was perhaps our favourite of the Lake Malawi Accommodation we stayed at. To be honest I didn’t really know what to …

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The Book Bus Malawi | Changing Lives One Book at a Time

When we decided to spend 14 days in Malawi with the kids we knew we wanted to get involved in some community projects. We had done this in Rwanda the year before and we knew how rewarding it could be. One of the best afternoons I had with the kids was watching them proudly as …

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Club Mak now The Makokola Retreat | Malawi Beach Resort

Club Makokola, Club Mak, The Makokola Retreat – it’s had many names but this Malawi beach resort situated right on Lake Malawi is popular with visitors to Malawi due to its airstrip, beach front location and its large size. With 50 plus rooms it’s one of the largest of the Malawi Beach resorts. Why not …

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